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The Week in iPad Cases: Ace up your sleeve

In this week’s iPad-case roundup, you’ll find a sleeve that means business, lots of ways to keep your iPad standing up, and a clamshell that looks as sleek as it is tough.

Ace up your sleeve

In this week’s iPad-case roundup, you’ll find a sleeve that means business, lots of ways to keep your iPad standing up, and a clamshell that looks as sleek as it is tough.

Acase

The TipTop (iPad Air; $40) features an ultraslim design, with reinforced corners and a microfiber interior.

The case’s cover, which doubles as a viewing and typing stand in landscape orientation, is also compatible with the iPad Air’s magnetic sleep/wake feature.

Dodocase

The Durables Sleeve (iPad mini; $60) is designed to keep your tablet safe when on the go thanks to a unique, three-layer construction that combines premium materials such as waxed canvas, high-quality cotton, and leather.

The sleeve comes in sage, natural, or navy.

Èccolo

The Lattice (all iPad models; price unavailable) is made from high-end faux leather and is designed to work with most 10-inch tablets—including, of course, all iPad models.

The case comes in grey, navy blue, red, pink, or green.

Griffin Technology

The Back Bay (iPad Air; $50) is a folio-style case that flips open like a book and features a screen that doubles as a viewing stand in landscape orientation.

The case comes in beet, black, black polka dots, or red polka dots.

MarBlue

The company formerly known as Marware has released the inScribe (iPad Air; $60), a new folio-style case made from PU leather with a microfiber interior that keeps bumps and scratches at bay.

The case includes several pockets for stashing your cards and other personal effects, room for an old-school paper notepad, and a pen (or stylus) holder.

New Trent

The Airbender 2.0 (iPad Air; 55) combines a wireless Bluetooth keyboard with a clamshell case to protect your iPad and provide a great writing setup when you’re on the go.

The shell’s design allows you to prop your iPad Air at a comfortable angle while in use, and it can even rotate to support both landscape and portrait orientations.

Pad and Quill

The Contega (iPad Air; $100) includes a handcrafted, Baltic birch cradle that secures your tablet and protects it from bumps and scratches.

The bookbinding-style case, available in a large variety of color and leather options, is unique in that it features a cover that doubles as a stand at multiple viewing angles in landscape orientation; the cover is compatible with the iPad Air’s magnetic sleep/wake feature.

Targus

The FlipView (iPad Air; $50) is a hardshell folio that sports a scratch-resistant lining and plenty of protective padding to keep your tablet safe from bumps and scratches.

The case comes in black, blue, red, or cherry, and includes a front cover that can double as a viewing or typing stand at multiple angles in landscape orientation.

Toffee

The Leather Folio (iPad Air; $98) is handcrafted from genuine leather and features a clever stand that allows you to prop up your tablet for viewing and typing in landscape orientation.

The case comes in black or brown.